Our year-round programming reflects Wharton’s love of culture and the arts and includes live storytelling events, theater, music, and the popular Monday Lecture Series.

Wharton on Wednesday

Jul 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm READING
Experience Edith Wharton at her finest with this short stories series! Enjoy summer afternoons on[...]

Ghost Tour

Jul 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm GUIDED TOUR
Wednesday Ghost Walks Creaking floors, slamming doors, and ghostly footsteps…The Mount’s haunted history includes it[...]

Le Café Français

Jul 27 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am CONVERSATION
Du 29 juin au 31 août, chaque jeudi matin de 8h30, café et croissant, sur[...]

Literary Roundtable

Jul 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm CONVERSATION
Join this lively discussion of Wharton’s literary legacy with one of The Mount’s interpreters. Each[...]

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Jul 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm PERFORMANCE
A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare Directed by Jonathan Croy July 11 – August 19[...]

Music After Hours with Jon Suters and special guest Jonathan Talbott

Jul 28 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm MUSIC
Join us on the Terrace every weekend in July and August from 5 p.m. to[...]

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Jul 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm PERFORMANCE
A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare Directed by Jonathan Croy July 11 – August 19[...]

Music After Hours with The Bob Meyer Project

Jul 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm MUSIC
Join us on the Terrace every weekend in July and August from 5 p.m. to[...]

Backstairs Tour

Jul 30 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm GUIDED TOUR
Learn about the daily routines of the men and women who ran The Mount through[...]

WordxWord Team Poetry Slam

Jul 30 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm PERFORMANCE
In partnership with The Mount, WordXWord brings several northeast-based teams to the Berkshires for a[...]

The Book That Changed America: How Darwin’s Theory of Evolution Ignited a Nation

Jul 31 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm LECTURE
THIS LECTURE IS SOLD OUT Randall Fuller’s talk about his latest book, The Book That Changed America:[...]

Books & Blooms

Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am FAMILIES
Children and their families are welcome to gather in the Italian Garden for storytime and crafts. For[...]

The Book That Changed America: How Darwin’s Theory of Evolution Ignited a Nation

Aug 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm LECTURE
Randall Fuller’s talk about his latest book, The Book That Changed America: How Darwin’s Theory of Evolution[...]

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm PERFORMANCE
A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare Directed by Jonathan Croy July 11 – August 19[...]

Wharton on Wednesday

Aug 2 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm READING
Experience Edith Wharton at her finest with this short stories series! Enjoy summer afternoons on[...]